The maca plant root makes for a nice smoothie base when it’s ground down into a fine powder—chalked full of vitamins, minerals, and nutrient-rich plant sterols. If you’re looking for an energizing kick in the morning, adding a little maca powder to your smoothie will ensure you’re loaded with the energy, stamina, and drive to tackle the day ahead.
Feeling a little run down? Add some flaxseeds to your breakfast smoothie. A mere tablespoon will help rid your body of chemicals, viruses, and other weighty toxins. A fiber- and antioxidant-rich super food, flaxseeds are also full of healthy omega 3 fatty acids for improved cardiovascular, immunity, brain, joint, and digestive performance.
Acai! It kinda sounds like something a superhero would yell mid-villain defeat. Well, acai berries really do have super powers—especially when you consider their antioxidant prowess. Not only are they filled with fiber and protein for vital morning energy body’s energy; they’re blended consistency is creamy and reminiscent of sweet, sinful chocolate even though they are low in fat.
Yes, you can enjoy a chocolatey tasting smoothie as your mid-afternoon snack without any guilt. How? With cacao powder. Not only will it fool you into thinking you’re enjoying dessert for breakfast, cacao has immune-strengthening properties that defend the body against nasty colds and viruses…while curbing sugar cravings.